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Sep 2, 2010 11:32AM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

Could the 30-year rate fall below 4%? Experts consider the possibility.

Aug 26, 2010 4:01PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

As apartment vacancies drop, more landlords balk at granting concessions.

Aug 26, 2010 1:39PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

Record low finds few in a position to buy, but 8 out of 10 loans go to homeowners grabbing payments half the size of a generation ago.

Aug 25, 2010 1:07PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

If you find an enticing place that's priced like a car, it may make sense to negotiate just as you would in the dealer's showroom.

Aug 24, 2010 1:59PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

Lenders have tightened the rules, but crooks are finding new ways to steal, including identity theft.

Aug 20, 2010 5:33PM on Smart SpendingBy Teresa Mears

Some people never want to buy a home. The government is rethinking its attitude toward homeownership perks.

Aug 19, 2010 4:50PM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

More people are refinancing into short-term loans. Is this right for you?

Aug 17, 2010 11:28AM on Smart SpendingBy Karen Datko

A no- or low-money-down mortgage is dangerous for the borrower, the lender, and, if enough of these loans are made, for the economy as a whole.

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